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The Resource Crop science : progress and prospects, edited by J. Nösberger, H.H. Geiger, and R.C. Struik

Crop science : progress and prospects, edited by J. Nösberger, H.H. Geiger, and R.C. Struik

Label
Crop science : progress and prospects
Title
Crop science
Title remainder
progress and prospects
Statement of responsibility
edited by J. Nösberger, H.H. Geiger, and R.C. Struik
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This text includes keynote invited papers from the Third International Crop Science Congress held in Hamburg, Germany in August 2000. The papers provide an overview of the major issues confronting crop science today and in the future
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
631
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
SB16
LC item number
.A27 2001
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
SB16
NAL item number
.A27 2001eb
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
WA 240
NLM item number
C948 2001
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954-
  • 2000
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nösberger, J.
  • Geiger, H. H.
  • Struik, P. C.
  • International Crop Science Congress
Series statement
Cabi Ser
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Crop science
  • Crops, Agricultural
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • Biotechnology
  • Crop production
  • Cropping systems
  • Stress
  • Stress factors
  • Crop science
  • Crop science
Label
Crop science : progress and prospects, edited by J. Nösberger, H.H. Geiger, and R.C. Struik
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Papers presented at the Third International Crop Science Congress in Hamburg, Germany
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Facing the Growing Needs of Mankind -- Food Security? We Are Losing Ground Fast! / F.W.T. Penning de Vries -- The Future of World, National and Household Food Security / F. Heidhues -- Crop Science Research to Assure Food Security / K.G. Cassman -- Modifying the Composition of Plant Foods for Better Human Health / R.F. Hurrell -- Facing the Growing Needs of Mankind: Grasslands and Rangelands / R.J. Wilkins -- Stress in Crops and Cropping Systems -- Abiotic Stresses, Plant Reaction and New Approaches Towards Understanding Stress Tolerance / H.J. Bohnert and R.A. Bressan -- Plant Stress Factors: Their Impact on Productivity of Cropping Systems / U.R. Sangakkara -- Optimizing Water Use / N.C. Turner -- Abiotic Stresses and Staple Crops / G.O. Edmeades, M. Cooper, R. Lafitte, C. Zinselmeier, J.-M. Ribaut, J.E. Habben, C. Loffler and M. Banziger -- Biotic Stresses in Crops / R. Nelson -- Management of Complex Interactions for Growth Resources and of Biotic Stresses in Agroforestry / C.K. Ong and M.R. Rao -- Diversity in Agroecosystems -- Optimizing Crop Diversification / D.J. Connor -- Biodiversity of Agroecosystems: Past, Present and Uncertain Future / P.J. Edwards and A. Hilbeck -- Conservation and Utilization of Biodiversity in the Andean Ecoregion / W.W. Collins -- The Role of Landscape Heterogeneity in the Sustainability of Cropping Systems / J. Baudry and F. Papy -- Designing Crops and Cropping Systems for the Future -- Cropping Systems for the Future / J. Boiffin, E. Malezieux and D. Picard -- Will Yield Barriers Limit Future Rice Production? / J.E. Sheehy -- New Crops for the 21st Century / J. Janick -- Plant Biotechnology: Methods, Goals and Achievements / U. Sonnewald and K. Herbers -- Transgenic Plants for Sustainable Crop Production / B. Keller and E. Hutter Carabias -- Position Papers -- Crop Science: Scientific and Ethical Challenges to Meet Human Needs / L.O. Fresco -- Declaration of Hamburg / J.H.J. Spiertz
Control code
55642212
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 398 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280829208
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)55642212
Label
Crop science : progress and prospects, edited by J. Nösberger, H.H. Geiger, and R.C. Struik
Publication
Note
Papers presented at the Third International Crop Science Congress in Hamburg, Germany
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Facing the Growing Needs of Mankind -- Food Security? We Are Losing Ground Fast! / F.W.T. Penning de Vries -- The Future of World, National and Household Food Security / F. Heidhues -- Crop Science Research to Assure Food Security / K.G. Cassman -- Modifying the Composition of Plant Foods for Better Human Health / R.F. Hurrell -- Facing the Growing Needs of Mankind: Grasslands and Rangelands / R.J. Wilkins -- Stress in Crops and Cropping Systems -- Abiotic Stresses, Plant Reaction and New Approaches Towards Understanding Stress Tolerance / H.J. Bohnert and R.A. Bressan -- Plant Stress Factors: Their Impact on Productivity of Cropping Systems / U.R. Sangakkara -- Optimizing Water Use / N.C. Turner -- Abiotic Stresses and Staple Crops / G.O. Edmeades, M. Cooper, R. Lafitte, C. Zinselmeier, J.-M. Ribaut, J.E. Habben, C. Loffler and M. Banziger -- Biotic Stresses in Crops / R. Nelson -- Management of Complex Interactions for Growth Resources and of Biotic Stresses in Agroforestry / C.K. Ong and M.R. Rao -- Diversity in Agroecosystems -- Optimizing Crop Diversification / D.J. Connor -- Biodiversity of Agroecosystems: Past, Present and Uncertain Future / P.J. Edwards and A. Hilbeck -- Conservation and Utilization of Biodiversity in the Andean Ecoregion / W.W. Collins -- The Role of Landscape Heterogeneity in the Sustainability of Cropping Systems / J. Baudry and F. Papy -- Designing Crops and Cropping Systems for the Future -- Cropping Systems for the Future / J. Boiffin, E. Malezieux and D. Picard -- Will Yield Barriers Limit Future Rice Production? / J.E. Sheehy -- New Crops for the 21st Century / J. Janick -- Plant Biotechnology: Methods, Goals and Achievements / U. Sonnewald and K. Herbers -- Transgenic Plants for Sustainable Crop Production / B. Keller and E. Hutter Carabias -- Position Papers -- Crop Science: Scientific and Ethical Challenges to Meet Human Needs / L.O. Fresco -- Declaration of Hamburg / J.H.J. Spiertz
Control code
55642212
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 398 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280829208
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)55642212

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